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Quantitative Analyst

Swiss Life Asset Management
Zürich
2T
  • 23.09.2022
  • 100%
  • Fachverantwortung
  • Festanstellung

Quantitative Analyst

Zurich Hauptgebäude

Heute die Chancen von morgen erkennen. Ihre und unsere.

Bei Swiss Life Asset Managers bringen Sie Ihre individuellen Talente und Expertise in einem motivierten und flexiblen Arbeitsumfeld ein. Sie übernehmen ein hohes Mass an Verantwortung, meistern anspruchsvolle Herausforderungen selbstständig mit Gestaltungsspielraum und in Zusammenarbeit mit professionellen Teams.
Bei Swiss Life Asset Managers zu arbeiten, heisst Dynamik im stabilen Umfeld zu leben. Unsere Mitarbeitenden machen den Unterschied. Der Mensch zählt.
Flexible Arbeitsmodelle ermöglichen Ihnen berufliche und persönliche Ambitionen in Einklang zu bringen.

About us:

The Financial Engineering team is the competence centre for quantitative research within the portfolio management of Swiss Life Asset Managers. The team is responsible for the analysis and development of systematic investment, security selection and hedging strategies as well as of portfolio construction and optimization techniques. It develops quantitative forecasting models to support the investment process or to perform strategic portfolio optimizations. The unit works in close collaboration with the respective portfolio managers during the analysis as well as during the implementation phase of a strategy. Members of the team advise our institutional clients as experts on portfolio optimization under client-specific constraints within asset liability management services.

Within this interdisciplinary and ambitious environment, we are looking for you as motivated quantitative analyst (f/m/d).

Your area of responsibility:

  • Analysis and optimization of client portfolios under given constraints and objectives within asset liability management optimizations

  • Analysis and implementation of portfolio optimization and portfolio construction techniques

  • Analysis and development of systematic investment and risk management strategies

  • Analysis and development of quantitative models to support investment processes

  • Application of machine learning algorithms to problems in asset management and finance

  • Support of client meetings as Specialist

Your profile:

  • MSc or PhD in quantitative finance, computer science, applied mathematics, natural sciences

  • Excellent knowledge of statistics, stochastic processes, numerical mathematics, numerical optimisation, machine learning

  • Strong programming skills in OOP languages, especially in Python

  • Knowledge of databases (SQL, NoSQL) and containers (docker)

  • First experience in quantitative analysis or the financial industry desirable

  • Strong analytical skills, result oriented, self-motivated, eager to learn, team player

  • Able to communicate and present in a concise and clear manner adapting to the audience

  • Excellent English and German in word and writing is required, good knowledge of French is desirable

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Ihre Benefits
Wir unterstützen unsere Mitarbeitenden, ihre berufliche Entwicklung und Lebensgestaltung über alle Lebensphasen hinweg optimal zu gestalten. Unsere attraktiven Vorteile tragen einen Teil dazu bei. 

Ihr Kontakt

Nicole Bienz

Telefon:

+41 43 547 69 07